Ancient Egyptian Coffin Texts, Vol. II: Spells 355-787 by R O Faulkner

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R Inw without sp, see n. 8 above. From here on we depend on Ale. 15 . Compare D above . 16. 4*; if we really have here a>- as an auxiliary verb, {1ms should be the infinitive {1mst. )] 2. The boat is the lotus-bark which put into the land of the god . 3 The mooring-post is . west of the seats of Rrwt. ) of the scorpion-goddess. ) the shining sky. ) making rejoicing for the Destroyer. 8 The kJw are they who restrict the influence of the sunshine. 9 The sail is the red one who . . those who are brought content.

After smr in SIC is superfluous. sn of the other two texts (170e). In M2Ny the initial m of mbnt(y ) ~s cryptically written with , as also in 1740. Here the catalogue of boat-parts comes to an end . 8*, and it has been included as a restoration in the translation of the title at the head of this spell. The text continues with an address to the ferrymen-spirits . 17. Some new texts come in here; beside MSCb we have M2Nya and MsC a. The number 'seven' is in SIC alone ; the intact parallels have 'four'.

448. 10. 'A15en is the custodian of the ferry-boat, see Spell 397, passim. He occurs already in CT IV, 360a ; 367[ (misspelled in one text). II. The regular form of request for a boat in funerary texts . 12. On the interpretation of this group, see de Buck, Archiv Orientalni: 20, 399. 13 . k rwJ seems to be a comment by the questioner, but I can make nothing of it. What follows is presumably the answer to the question. 14. The word wg in 74g may be identical with wgyw, lit. 'jaws', of 134b ; var.

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